Ch 17: Positive Physical Education Learning Environments

About This Chapter

Let us help you learn about how to make positive physical education learning environments through the lessons in this chapter. Watch and read the lessons on positive learning and then test your knowledge with our quizzes and chapter exam.

Positive Physical Education Learning Environments- Chapter Summary

This chapter reviews strategies to create routines, a positive learning environment and student motivation. The lessons will help you as an instructor for a physical education class. Some of the topics you will cover in this lesson include:

  • Culturally responsive teaching strategies
  • How to reduce and eliminate undesirable behaviors from students
  • How to resolve conflicts in your classroom
  • The importance of developing a learning environment
  • Ways to make a safe learning environment for your students
  • How to make classroom routines
  • Ways to have productive relationships and accommodate students from different cultures
  • Techniques that can increase motivation during physical education class

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9 Lessons in Chapter 17: Positive Physical Education Learning Environments
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Culturally Responsive Teaching (CRT): Theory, Research & Strategies

1. Culturally Responsive Teaching (CRT): Theory, Research & Strategies

A person's culture can impact their approach to education and the way they learn. In this lesson, we'll examine culturally responsive teaching, a teaching method that takes into account students' cultures to help them succeed.

Reducing Undesirable Behaviors in the Classroom

2. Reducing Undesirable Behaviors in the Classroom

This lesson covers several options for reducing bad behavior in the classroom, including time out, satiation and token economies. The lesson touches on how to use these techniques, and what to avoid when trying to encourage good behavior.

Conflict Resolution Strategies for the Classroom

3. Conflict Resolution Strategies for the Classroom

With any group of people comes the potential for conflict. This is especially true for students in the classroom, who have such a wide range of personalities. The strategies in this lesson will help you teach them how to handle and resolve conflicts.

Learning Environment in the Classroom: Definition, Impact & Importance

4. Learning Environment in the Classroom: Definition, Impact & Importance

One of the most important things a teacher can do is provide a positive learning experience. Setting up a positive learning environment is tricky, but not difficult. Get ready to learn about how to do this and why.

Creating a Safe Learning Environment in the Classroom

5. Creating a Safe Learning Environment in the Classroom

Children learn best when they are in a safe classroom environment, and teachers and families are happier when classrooms feel safe, too. This lesson will give you some ideas on how to create a safe environment for all learners.

Establishing Daily Classroom Routines

6. Establishing Daily Classroom Routines

The learning environment must be properly managed to promote student success. This lesson describes ideas for making clear expectations for classroom schedules, transitions, and routines.

Creating Productive Relationships to Support Student Growth & Well-Being

7. Creating Productive Relationships to Support Student Growth & Well-Being

This lesson provides you with a toolbox of practical strategies for creating a productive learning environment that fosters student growth and well-being. Read on to learn more.

Accommodating Diverse Students in Physical Education Class

8. Accommodating Diverse Students in Physical Education Class

You're going to learn how methods of instruction, activities, rules, and equipment can be altered in order to accommodate students of different cultures, languages, and physical abilities in this lesson.

How to Get Kids Excited for Physical Activity

9. How to Get Kids Excited for Physical Activity

Combating obesity, inactivity, and laziness is a growing crisis. Helping kids to be excited to be involved in physical activity can change their lives. This lesson offers valuable tips for creating an active lifestyle.

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